Newcastle Falcons 45 – Hartpury University RFC 7

Hartpury made the long trip up north to face Newcastle Falcons on a clear and brisk evening under the Friday night lights, writes Jenny Bates. This game was always going to be a tough one, facing an ex-premiership side whose team included a large contingent of players with international and top-flight…

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Hartpury make changes for Falcons trip

Hartpury have made wholesale changes, many of them rotational, to the side which will travel to Newcastle on Friday (8pm) with the daunting task of taking something from what is sure to be one of the toughest fixtures of the season. There is a completely changed set of three-quarters, in…

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Barnes looking for improvements at Falcons

Hartpury face up to one of the big challenges of the Championship season when they make the long journey to Kingston Park, Newcastle, to face the Falcons on Friday evening (8pm). Newcastle, of course, were a Premiership team up until very recently and it was something of a surprise when…

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Hartpury University RFC 8 – Doncaster Knights 20

This was a poor match, featuring two teams who failed to get the pulses racing at any point throughout the 80 minutes. Doncaster – while offering relatively little going forward – made marginally fewer errors which, added to an advantage at the set piece, was enough see them take the…

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